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2013-10-01 18:00:56

Rates increasing among African-Americans; reasons unclear Breast cancer incidence rates increased slightly among African American women from 2006 to 2010, bringing those rates closer to the historically higher rates among white women, according to a new analysis by American Cancer Society researchers. The explanation behind the rise is unclear. The finding is published in Breast Cancer Statistics, 2013 published in CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians, a peer-reviewed journal of the...

2013-09-30 23:19:35

Encouraging findings in the detection of ovarian cancer come just in time for Reproductive Cancer Awareness Month of September 2013. Scotch Plains, NJ (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 September is recognized by many organizations such as the American Cancer Society (http://www.cancer.org/myacs) as the Reproductive Cancer Awareness month in an effort to educate and inform the public. With the awareness month covering both ovarian and prostate cancers, it’s the perfect time of year for patients...

2013-09-27 23:01:37

A team of 20 from Ellsworth Adhesives participated in the annual American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life fundraising event. The Ellsworth Adhesives team raised enough to place them first in Wisconsin and fifth in the nation for Relay for Life fundraising. Germantown, WI (PRWEB) September 27, 2013 This past June, a team of 20 from Ellsworth Adhesives, an adhesive products distributor based in Germantown, WI, participated in the annual American Cancer Society’s Relay for Life...

2013-09-20 23:03:22

The Wedding Shoppe's Pink Bride Charity Auction and Raffle Open to the Public; All Proceeds Donated to the American Cancer Society Saint Paul, MN (PRWEB) September 20, 2013 The Wedding Shoppe’s annual Pink Bride Charity Silent Auction and Raffle will be held from 6:30-8:30pm on October 1, 2013 at Sweeney’s Saloon in Saint Paul, Minnesota. All proceeds from the event will be donated to the American Cancer Society for breast cancer research. The objective of the event is to raise...

2013-09-19 23:38:30

Modesto Women's Expo announces portion of proceeds to benefit American Cancer Society during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month at October 20th Modesto Women's Expo event. Modesto, California (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 The Modesto Women's Expo, sponsored in part by Macy's, announces a portion of event proceeds will benefit American Cancer Society. The event commences October 20th, 2013 at the Modesto Centre Plaza, during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month....

2013-09-18 23:19:15

Modesto Women's Expo announces portion of proceeds to benefit American Cancer Society during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month at October 20th Modesto Women's Expo event. Modesto, California (PRWEB) September 18, 2013 The Modesto Women's Expo, sponsored in part by Macy's West, announces a portion of event proceeds will benefit American Cancer Society. The event commences October 20th, 2013 at the Modesto Centre Plaza, during National Breast Cancer Awareness Month....


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  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
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